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Our Current Numbers -- Pneumonia

To monitor the quality of care, we track specific quality measures and compare them to benchmark measures. We publish these quality measures so you can draw your own conclusions regarding your health care choices. For additional detailed information select the "click for details" buttons on the left.

Important Note

Hospital Compare numbers come from Hospital Compare, an online tool provided by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Current Numbers are compiled by University Hospital's Performance Improvement Office.

Click for details University: Hospital Compare Numbers, April 1, 2012 to March 2013 University: Current Numbers 
Third Quarter 2013
     
  Antibiotic post blood culture  
     
98% 100%
     
  Appropriate first antibiotics  
     
99% 89%
     
  Comparison Numbers -- Pneumonia  
     
     
  How We Compare  
     

Please note: The information presented on this web site is in no way a guarantee of results. Please talk with your physician if you have questions or concerns about your care at University.

Updated: 12-13-13

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